Jason Cater Joins Peter Millar as VP, Design & Merchandising

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Jason Cater has been named VP of design and merchandising at Peter Millar’s Peter Millar Collection division.

Salence Wins Fashion Group International’s Rising Star Award

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Whitney Hunter and Andy Gathings of Salence Outerwear have won Fashion Group International’s Rising Star Award for menswear.

Obituary: John Novachis

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John Novachis, owner of the J. Novachis better men’s specialty store in Edina, Minnesota, has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

De Blasio Launches $15 Million Fashion Program for New York

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced during Fashion Week that the City would triple its investment in the fashion industry, from $5 million to $15 million.

The Tie Bar Makes Pop-Up Permanent, Changes Price Structure

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The Tie Bar makes its pop-up permanent and announces prices changes for ties and pocket squares.

Isaia to Open Madison Avenue Store

Isaia will open its first U.S. store at 819 Madison Avenue in a space formerly occupied by the Donna Karan flagship.

NYC Charity FEGS Shutting Down After $20 Million Shortfall

FEGS, which stood for “Federation Employment & Guidance Service,” has many connections to the apparel industry, including the Suited for Work program.

Old Navy Buoys Gap Inc.’s Fourth Quarter Sales

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CFO Sabrina Simmons: “We’re pleased to have grown comparable sales 2% for the fourth quarter, driven by a strong, double-digit comp at Old Navy.”

Aeropostale Hires New CFO, Names Miller COO

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Aeropostale has shifted Marc Miller, its CFO since 2010, to the role of COO and hired former Delia’s exec David Dick as its new CFO.

Pal Zileri Names Torello-Viera CEO, Americas

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Pal Zileri has named Paolo Torello-Viera as president and CEO of its Americas business.